|TILLANDSIA ‘El Rancho’||?||?|
Mature large rosette to 60cms. diameter x 70cms. tall in bloom. Broad grey/green deeply-channeled, stiff, recurving leaves like T. xerographica. Erect spike of slender pale pink scape bracts, tight multi-branched cluster of purple petals. Considered a natural hybrid wild-collected in El Rancho, Guatemala by persons unknown. Exported by Peter Frank of Tucan Exporters, Guatemala in 1992 to Tropiflora Nursery, Florida. Capitata Group. Reg. Doc. 5/2012 by Dennis Cathcart.
Country of origin: Guatemala
|Seed Parent: xerographica ?||Pollen Parent: aff. capitata ?|
|Same clone grown at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Florida as MSBG1992-0266.|